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Increasing Diversity in Healthcare
February 1, 2023
Every February, America honors the contributions and sacrifices of Black Americans who have helped shape the United States. Black History Month celebrates the rich cultural heritage, triumphs and adversities that are an indelible part of our country's history. I believe that it should create awareness, as well.
- black history month
- Black Hospital Movement
- Black Hospital System
- Black Hospitals in Amerca
- Brian Brown
- TeamHealth Diversity Equity and Inclusion
A Brief History of Black Hospitals in America
February 11, 2022
Until the 20th century American Civil Rights Movement, Black Americans were either To provide a safe space for Black Americans to receive care, segregated Black hospitals were created. The Georgia Infirmary was founded in 1832 as the first segregated Black hospital, and several others were created by the end of the nineteenth century.